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  1. Nurses' Attitudes Towards People with Dementia: the semantic differential technique.Karl-Gustaf Norbergh, Yvonne Helin, Annika Dahl, Ove Hellzén & Kenneth Asplund - 2006 - Nursing Ethics 13 (3):264-274.
    One important aspect of the nurse-patient relationship is nurses’ attitudes towards their patients. Nurses’ attitudes towards people with dementia have been studied from a wide range of approaches, but few authors have focused on the structure of these attitudes. This study aimed to identify a structure in licensed practical nurses’ attitudes towards people with dementia. Twenty-one group dwelling units for people with dementia at 11 nursing homes participated in the study. A total of 1 577 assessments of 178 patients were (...)
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    Living an unfamiliar body: the significance of the long-term influence of bodily changes on the perception of self after stroke. [REVIEW]Gabriele Kitzmüller, Terttu Häggström & Kenneth Asplund - 2013 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 16 (1):19-29.
    The aim of this study is to illuminate the significance of the long-term influence of bodily changes on the perception of self after stroke by means of narrative interviews with 23 stroke survivors. A phenomenological-hermeneutic approach inspired by the philosophy of Merleau-Ponty and Ricoeur is the methodological framework. Zahavi’s understanding of the embodied self and Leder’s concept of dys-appearance along with earlier research on identity guide the comprehensive understanding of the theme. The meaning of bodily changes after stroke can be (...)
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    The meaning of middle-aged female spouses’ lived experience of the relationship with a partner who has suffered a stroke, during the first year postdischarge.Britt Bäckström, Kenneth Asplund & Karin Sundin - 2010 - Nursing Inquiry 17 (3):257-268.
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    Some remarks on the relevance of basic research in nursing inquiry.Ullaliina Lehtinen, Joakim Ohlen & Kenneth Asplund - 2005 - Nursing Philosophy 6 (1):43-50.
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